Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Betty J. Eisenhard, garment worker, presser

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Betty J. Eisenhard, 87, of Nazareth and formerly of Weaversville, died June 3, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. Born in Beersville, she was a daughter of the late Harry L. and Lillian (Miller) Reimer. She was the wife of the late William H. Eisenhard Jr.

She was a garment worker and presser for Miss Robin Dress Company, Allentown, for many years until she took retirement.

She was a member of Light of Christ Lutheran Church, Bethlehem.

She was a member of the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union.

She is survived by two daughters, Sandy and her husband Ronald Horwath of Bethlehem and Cheryl and her husband John Katzeek of Haines, Arkansas; a son, William H. III of Bethlehem; two grandchildren, Kimberly and Michael; five great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandson; nieces; and nephews.

She was predeceased by daughter, Kathryn; a son, Terry; and a grandson, Ronald Jr.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. June 7 at Greenwood Cemetery, 22 Atlas Road, Northampton (Howertown).

Contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.